Search - House of Magical Sounds / Claudio Abbado on DVD


House of Magical Sounds / Claudio Abbado
House of Magical Sounds / Claudio Abbado
Actor: Raul Julia
Genres: Musicals & Performing Arts, Documentary
NR     2007     0hr 50min

The House of Magical Sounds. Based on the Book by Claudio Abbado.A seven year old boy listens to his first concert, at Milan?s La Scala theater, and is enchanted by the magical sounds of the music. "Someday," he confides t...  more »

     
1

Larger Image

Movie Details

Actor: Raul Julia
Genres: Musicals & Performing Arts, Documentary
Sub-Genres: Classical, Documentary
Studio: Kultur Video
Format: DVD - Color
DVD Release Date: 03/27/2007
Original Release Date: 03/27/2007
Release Year: 2007
Run Time: 0hr 50min
Screens: Color
Number of Discs: 1
SwapaDVD Credits: 1
Total Copies: 0
Members Wishing: 1
MPAA Rating: NR (Not Rated)
Languages: English

Similar Movies

Sparky's Magic Piano
Director: Lee Mishkin
2
   NR   2006   0hr 47min
Make Mine Music
Disney Gold Classic Collection
Directors: Bob Cormack, Clyde Geronimi, Hamilton Luske, Jack Kinney, Joshua Meador
   NR   2000   1hr 15min
Solti Orchestra
Director: Declan Lowney
?
   NR   2007   4hr 10min

Similarly Requested DVDs

Where the Red Fern Grows
Director: Norman Tokar
   G   1997   1hr 37min
   
Heat
   R   1999   2hr 50min
   
CLUE
   UR
   
The Enforcer
Director: James Fargo
   R   2001   1hr 36min
   
Dealers
Dol
Director: Colin Bucksey
1
   R   1999   1hr 32min
   
Will Grace - Season One
Director: James Burrows
   NR   2003   8hr 4min
   
Ellen DeGeneres - Here and Now
Director: Joel Gallen
   NR   2004   1hr 0min
   
 

Movie Reviews

Irena Tully "Music & Film"
Graham Tully | 02/20/2007
(5 out of 5 stars)

"A fascinating production based on the book by the renowned conductor Claudio Abbado, following his journey from a determined boy dreamer to his "dreams come true" era. The program includes clips from live events, rehearsals and concerts, allowing us to share Mr. Abaddo's feelings, perception and the consequent magical interpretation of the music. A great inspiration for children, and an interesting mix of audio & visual segments to be enjoyed by adults.
"
What great news!
St. Ives | Southern Calfornia | 01/27/2007
(5 out of 5 stars)

"This video basically recalls the childhood experiences of Claudio Abbado, growing up in Fascist-controlled Milan, Italy, in the thirties and early forties. The VHS version of this program has been around for years, and it is a great yarn, with splendid animation and good video of the orchestral presentations. The only pertinent negative is the extraordinarily imperious narration by Raul Julia, which, even at its worst, doesn't ruin anything, but rather, adds some comedy to an excellent production."